Amazon Backs Out MWC 2020 Over 2019-nCoV

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Amazon has withdrawn this month’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) due to the outbreak and “continued concerns about the new coronavirus.” In a statement, Amazon said that the company would back out from participating and exhibiting in this year’s MWC due to 2019 novel coronavirus. Amazon was the fourth company to back out of the annual … Read more

BREAKING NEWS: Filipino Patient In UAE Diagnosed With 2019-nCoV

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A Filipino patient in UAE was diagnosed with 2019 novel coronavirus A news agency on Saturday reported that a Filipino patient was confirmed to have contracted the 2019 novel coronavirus in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This, as the Emirates News Agency on Saturday reported that the two new patients — a Filipino and a … Read more

Japanese Man Dies Of Pneumonia In Wuhan, 2019-nCoV Suspected

Japanese Man

A foreign ministry in Japan on Saturday said in a statement that a Japanese man, who hospitalized with pneumonia in Wuhan, has died. This, as the Japanese man in his 60s was suspected of having been infected with the 2019 novel coronavirus. Yet due to difficulties in diagnosing his disease, the cause of his death … Read more

Official Accounts Of Facebook, Messenger Were Hacked, Says Twitter

Facebook and Messenger

Twitter on Friday (Saturday in the Philippines), confirmed that the official Twitter accounts of Facebook and Messenger were hacked. This, as a spokesperson of Twitter said in an emailed statement that the official Twitter accounts of Facebook and Messenger were hacked through the use of a third-party platform. According to a spokesperson, Twitter locked the … Read more

PNP Chief: Espenido Relieved, Recalled To Camp Crame

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Saturday confirmed that a police officer has been relieved from his post due to undisclosed reasons. According to the Philippine National Police, Police Lt. Col. Jovie Espenido, former police chief of Ozamiz City and Albuera in Leyte, has been relieved from his post as deputy chief for operations of … Read more

Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, Xiaomi Form GDSA

GDSA

Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, and Xiaomi teamed up as they formed the Global Developer Service Alliance (GDSA) in order to challenge the Play Store monopoly. This, after Huawei was unable to use the Google Play Store and other Google services on their new devices. Reuters reported that Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, and Xiaomi joined forces in order … Read more

Another Three On Japan Cruise Ship Have 2019-nCoV

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Three more people on Japan cruise ship have 2019-nCoV, says Japanese government. The Japanese government on Saturday said that three more people onboard a Diamond Princess cruise ship off Japan’s coast have tested positive for the 2019 novel coronavirus. This, as 61 people on board were previously tested positive for the 2019 novel coronavirus. The … Read more

Vanessa Bryant Announces ‘Celebration Of Life’ For Kobe, Gianna

Vanessa Bryant

Vanessa Bryant announced plans for a public “celebration of life” for her late husband, Kobe Bryant, and her late daughter, Gianna Bryant. This, after Vanessa Bryant posted an announcement on her Instagram account on Friday (Saturday in the Philippines), with a caption, “#2, #24 #20 years as a Laker and together.” A memorial service would … Read more

Diarrhea Might Be A Secondary Path Of nCoV Transmission — Scientists

Diarrhea Might Be A Secondary Path Of nCoV Transmission

Diarrhea might be a secondary path of transmission for the 2019 novel coronavirus, according to the researchers’ latest study. This, following the publication of the latest study, reporting patients with loose stool and abdominal symptoms. The primary path of transmission for the 2019 novel coronavirus was believed to be virus-laden droplets from an infected patient’s … Read more